Delphastus catalinae ( Horn, 1895 ),

Romanowski, Jerzy, Ceryngier, Piotr, Větrovec, Jaroslav & Szawaryn, Karol, 2019, The Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) from Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Zootaxa 4646 (1), pp. 101-123: 104

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4646.1.6

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:CA768371-FEBE-4AFC-B242-496137AD018A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/626787C1-A17A-FF98-FF0E-FA015998F863

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scientific name

Delphastus catalinae ( Horn, 1895 )
status

 

Delphastus catalinae ( Horn, 1895) 

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Cryptognatha catalinae Horn 1895: 83  .

Material examined. Total of 110 specimens collected from palms, including Phoenix canariensis H. Wildpret  , Yucca  sp., Punica granatum  L., Hibiscus  sp., Nerium oleander  L. and Euphorbia  sp. at Caleta de Fuste (13.II.2017, 30.III.2017), Costa Calma (08–09.II.2017, 11.II.2917, 14.II.2017, 21–22.III.2017), La Lajita (23.III.2017) and Morro Jable (24.III.2017).

Distribution. New to Fuerteventura. Reported from La Gomera and Tenerife by Eizaguirre (2007) and Oromí & Báez (2010). This species of native distribution in southern California ( Gordon 1994) is now widespread in North America ( Hoelmer & Pickett 2003). Also widely used in Europe as a biological control agent but stable populations have not been established.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Coccinellidae

Genus

Delphastus

Loc

Delphastus catalinae ( Horn, 1895 )

Romanowski, Jerzy, Ceryngier, Piotr, Větrovec, Jaroslav & Szawaryn, Karol 2019
2019
Loc

Cryptognatha catalinae

Horn, G. H. 1895: 83